Canadian Football League 2002 Season

90th Grey Cup Championship

  • Montreal defeated Edmonton 25–16
  • (Local)
    at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
  • Attendance: 62,531
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBC (4.4 million Viewer Avg.)
    • RDS (1.0 million Viewer Avg.)

Full 2002 Schedule and Results

2002 CFL Regular Season Standings

East Division
GP W L T OTL PTS PF PA
MTL 18 13 5 0 1 27 577 408
TOR 18 8 10 0 0 16 344 482
HAM 18 7 11 0 1 15 427 524
OTT 18 4 14 0 2 10 356 550
 
West Division
GP W L T OTL PTS PF PA
EDM 18 13 5 0 0 26 516 450
WPG 18 12 6 0 0 24 566 421
BC 18 10 8 0 0 20 480 399
SSK 18 8 10 0 2 18 435 393
CGY 18 6 12 0 2 14 438 512

Full 2002 Standings

League Scoring

20022001 +/-
Average Combined Score 51.10 2.81 +
Average Winning Score 31.89 2.40 +
Average Losing Score 19.21 0.40 +
Average Home Score 28.33 3.75 +
Average Visitor Score 22.77 0.94 -
Average Margin of Victory 12.68 2.00 +

Team Leaders

Offence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 MTL (18) 577 (32.06)
2 WPG (18) 566 (31.44)
3 EDM (18) 516 (28.67)
4 BC (18) 480 (26.67)
5 CGY (18) 438 (24.33)
6 SSK (18) 435 (24.17)
7 HAM (18) 427 (23.72)
8 OTT (18) 356 (19.78)
9 TOR (18) 344 (19.11)
Defence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 MTL (18) 577 (32.06)
2 WPG (18) 566 (31.44)
3 EDM (18) 516 (28.67)
4 BC (18) 480 (26.67)
5 CGY (18) 438 (24.33)
6 SSK (18) 435 (24.17)
7 HAM (18) 427 (23.72)
8 OTT (18) 356 (19.78)
9 TOR (18) 344 (19.11)

2002 CFL Regular Season Attendance

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2002 CFL Regular Season TV Ratings

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2002 Player Awards

2002 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Milt Stegall (WPG)
  • Defensive Player — Elfrid Payton (EDM)
  • Offensive Lineman — Bryan Chiu (MTL)
  • Canadian Player — Ben Cahoon (MTL)
  • Rookie — Jason Clermont (BC)
  • Special Teams Player — Corey Holmes (SSK)
2002 Other Awards
  • Tom Pate Memorial Award — Greg Frers (CGY)

2002 Canadian Football League All-Star Team

Offense

QB Anthony Calvillo MTL
RB John Avery, III EDM
RB Charles Roberts WPG
SB Milt Stegall WPG
SB Terry Vaughn EDM
WR Derick Armstrong SSK
WR Jason Tucker EDM
C Bryan Chiu MTL
G Scott Flory MTL
G Jay McNeil CGY
T Dave Mudge WPG
T Uzooma Okeke MTL

Defense

DT Doug Brown WPG
DT Denny Fortney WPG
DE Joe Montford TOR
DE Elfrid Payton EDM
LB Brendon Ayanbadejo BC
LB John Grace OTT
LB Barrin Simpson BC
DHB Clifford Ivory TOR
DHB Barron Miles MTL
CB Eric Carter BC
CB Omarr Morgan SSK
S Rob Hitchcock HAM

Special Teams

P Noel Prefontaine TOR
K Sean Fleming EDM
ST Corey Holmes SSK

* – indicates unanimous selection

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2002 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 3 – Milt Stegall (WPG)
  • 2 – Khari Jones (WPG)
  • 2 – Thomas Haskins, Jr. (MTL)
  • 2 – John Avery, III (EDM)
  • 2 – Charles Roberts (WPG)

Defensive Star

  • 2 – Singor Mobley (EDM)
  • 1 – Brendon Ayanbadejo (BC)
  • 1 – A.J. Gass (EDM)
  • 1 – Adrion Smith (TOR)
  • 1 – Tony Walker (BC)

Lineman Star

  • 4 – Elfrid Payton (EDM)
  • 3 – Joe Montford (TOR)
  • 2 – Robert Brown (MTL)
  • 1 – Wayne Weathers (WPG)
  • 1 – Nathan Davis (SSK)

Special Teams Star

  • 2 – Paul Osbaldiston (HAM)
  • 2 – Paul McCallum (SSK)
  • 2 – Troy Westwood (WPG)
  • 1 – Keith Stokes (MTL)
  • 1 – Marcelous Turner (OTT)

2002 CFL Amateur Draft

PickTeam[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
First Round
2 OTT Mike Vilmek (OL) Simon Fraser
-- SSK Forfeited pick for 2001 Supplemental Draft Pick Andrew Moore - 1972
3 TOR Corey Annett (OL) Eastern Michigan
4 BC Jason Clermont (SB) Regina
5 MTL Patrick Dorvelus (CB) Hofstra
6 BC [EDM] Paul Cheng (DL) Simon Fraser
7 HAM John Macdonald (DL) McGill
8 CGY [WPG] Jon Oosterhuis (DE) New Hampshire
9 CGY Brian Nugent (WR) York

Complete 2002 CFL Amateur Draft Selections

Commissioners

Michael R. Lysko (Toronto)
Nov. 1, 2000 – March 19, 2002

David Braley* (Burlington)
March 20, 2002 – Nov. 22, 2002

Tom E. Wright (Toronto)
Nov. 23, 2002 – Nov. 20, 2006